June 6, 2006
Toyota Canada signs multi-year agreement with XM satellite radio
Toronto, Ontario – Toyota Canada has signed a multi-year distribution agreement with XM Canada that will supply satellite radio service to select Toyota and Lexus vehicles beginning August 4, 2006. Toyota will match XM’s three-month subscription, giving owners a six-month trial period, the longest complimentary offer for satellite radio service in Canada.
The radio service will be available on a number of vehicles equipped with satellite-ready stereo systems, including the Toyota Camry, Avalon, Solara, 4Runner and FJ Cruiser, and Lexus IS 250/350, ES, GS, GS 450h, LS, RX 350 and LX 470.
XM Canada also reported that it now has 80,000 subscribers in Canada, making it the number-one satellite provider in the country.